This marks the 5th straight year that Austin has earned such recognition. While these are exciting and vibrant times in the Austin area, all of that growth has also brought about an unprecedented surge in the number of vehicles and accidents on our roads.
A booming population has many benefits, from increased infrastructure to plentiful employment opportunities, but there can be some downsides as well. A recent rise in the number of car accidents taking place in and around Austin has also made headlines as the city struggles to catch up with the rising population. From minor injuries to major traffic incidents and fatalities, these accidents are taking on toll our city and residents.
In the event you have been involved in a car accident in Austin, contact an Austin car accident attorney immediately. Call TK Injury Lawyers at 512-910-2000 for a free initial consultation and case review. We are an experienced and personal injury law firm that understands the unique circumstances revolving around Austin’s population growth and will work to vigorously defend your rights.
Even “minor” fender benders can bring about major ramifications. Over two million Americans will suffer “whiplash” injuries each year, causing persistent neck and upper back pain. One of the most common causes of whiplash injury is motor vehicle accidents. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has estimated that rear-end collisions account for 6 percent […]
Despite the dangers associated with drunk and intoxicated driving, some individuals still choose to get behind the wheel of a motor vehicle while they are under the influence of alcohol. Doing so is a surefire way for them to cause a motor vehicle collision. Because alcohol is a depressant, it slows down the functioning of […]